Keidel: Can Magic Fix The Lakers?Greatness on the basketball court doesn't guarantee success as a coach or team executive. Just ask any number of former NBA stars.
Top 5 NBA Finals MomentsWe're a little over 24 hours away from the NBA Finals getting underway pitting the Cleveland Cavaliers and LeBron James against the "Splash Brothers" of Golden State.
Ervin ‘Magic’ Santana Joins The Twins’ Pitching StaffAre the good old days back again? Johan Santana will be pitching for the Twins this summer. Well, sort of. "[In the] minor leagues, I was Johan Santana. Then, there was another Johan Santana. You know who that is," said the Twins' newest free agent acquisition, starting pitcher Ervin Santana, with a laugh. "They send me his baseball cards every time so I can sign it."
Celebs, Pop Singers, Speakers Wow ‘We Day’ Crowd In St. PaulEighteen-thousand kids brought the energy to St. Paul's Xcel Energy Center Wednesday for We Day. Those who earned their way in through service saw celebs like Magic Johnson, rocked out with today's hottest musicians and heard inspirational stories from speakers like J.R. Martinez, a soldier injured in Iraq who turned tragedy into strength. "I am where I am because of the support that I received from my community, and that empowered me not to hide behind a curtain, but instead show the world my scars and be proud of them," Martinez said.
We Day Leaves Students Excited, Motivatedn the last year, Minnesota kids participating in We Day projects have spent 14.6 million hours volunteering, and collected 5.6 million pounds of food. This was no ordinary school day. And these are no ordinary students.
Red Carpet Recap: We Day Notables Dish On MN ColdThe stars aren't usually up for 7 a.m. red carpets, but luckily the crowd had no problem bringing up their energy! A group of students were chanting and cheering right from the very beginning. The Band Perry put it perfectly: "Coffee and loud kids, that's all you need in the morning."
Twin Cities Businesses Help To ‘Scare Hunger’Kids will be trick or treating for more than just candy on Halloween this week. Many will be collecting non-perishable food items for "We Scare Hunger" -- a drive to help fill food banks sponsored by Free the Children. But some adults are getting a head start. The doctor's office can be a scary place, but Entira Family Clinics are helping to scare away hunger.
Orono Middle Schoolers Gear Up For ‘We Day’We're just three weeks away from the second annual "We Day" concert at the Xcel Energy Center. It's a reward for teenagers who spend time doing volunteer work in the community. Tickets aren't for sale -- you have to earn them through work on a community service project. Carly Rae Jepsen and the Jonas Brothers performed at Minnesota's first We Day last year.
We Day Minnesota Announces Speakers, PerformersWe Day Minnesota announced the lineup of inspirational speakers and performers that will be attending this year’s event Thursday.
Keidel: Tim Duncan, Spur Of The MomentIn the age of me over we ball, Duncan is a corrupt cliche - a winner.We judge stars by rings more than ever. The Heat didn't win; LeBron won. Kobe or Shaq won a decade ago. But when the Spurs win, Duncan is part of a greater whole, lost in a selfless, Vulcan coda.
Top 5 NBA Playoff MomentsWith the NBA Playoffs starting, we look back on the top moments in NBA Playoff history.
This Student Impressed Magic Johnson, Now He’s Supporting Her Dreams As we get ready to head into a new year, it seems fitting to introduce you to a young woman ready for anything the future has to hold. Meet Tameka Cannon.